Prof. Shanti Thakur wins the Grand Remi Award

Posted on April 22, 2013 · Posted in Faculty

Red Tulips, A Story About Forgetting won the  Grand Remi Award (Best of the Fest Category), for Experimental Film  at Worldfest-Houston International Film Festival.  Red Tulips (2012, 14 min.) competed against 104 short films programmed, and over 1400 short film entries.  Red Tulips will screen with other selected works by Prof. Thakur tomorrow..
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NYS TESOL Bilingual SIG and Club TESOL present: IMA alumna Chloe Smolarski’s “Admissions: Student Stories from Undocumented America” Friday, April 19th, 2013 3:30pm – 6:00pm Hunter College, CUNY Chanin Language Center HW B126 Subway Level Wheelchair Accessible click here for flyer (pdf)

IMA alum Andrew Demirjian’s Installation

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IMA alum Andrew Demirjian will exhibit his audio/video installation at the Visual Art Center


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SUR is a series of consecutive actions that (re)capture, (re)frame, and (re)constextualize some of the work produced during Canonge’s seven month journey in Latin America in 2012. The live actions will be accompanied by visual excerpts from the artist’s work in Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Ecuador and Peru.

IMA student work on Rachel Maddow

Posted on April 16, 2013 · Posted in Student

Grayson Earle, of the Illuminator art collective, projected some messages of solidarity onto BAM on April 15th from 9pm to midnight. It generated viral attention and is featured on Rachel Maddow.

Selected screenings from Prof Thakur

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Selected films by Prof. Shanti Thakur screen in Lang Auditorium, April 23 On Tuesday, April 23rd at 6:00PM, Professor Shanti Thakur will screen selections of her work in fiction, experimental and documentary modes, followed by a Q and A moderated by Professor Andrew Lund. Screening: Red Tulips, A Story About..
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Posted on April 11, 2013 · Posted in Alumni

When their shantytowns are threatened with mass eviction, three ‘young lions’ of South Africa’s new generation rise from the shacks and take their government to the highest court in the land, putting the promises of democracy to the test. Hunter Community, We are so excited to have Dara Kell and..
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BOTANICAL art show

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New works inspired by the plant kingdom. Please join me for the opening reception of BOTANICAL, works inspired by the Plant Kingdom, this Friday at Dobbin Project Space in Greenpoint. This past year, I’ve focused on works about plants; Native Hawaiian endemics, and most recently, looking at native and exotic..
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Radical Biotechnology

Posted on April 9, 2013 · Posted in Alumni

Rensselaer Arts PHD Candidate, Heidi Boisvert, premieres performance at EMPAC that cultivates an expressive virtual world populated by corporeal sounds and generative imagery from dancers’ bodies. TROY, NY – April 8th, 2013 – The Arts Department at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute announces the premiere of a leading-edge mechanomyogram (MMG) multi-media production,..
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IMA alum Brett Phares

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Brett Phares will be having an Art Opening at BAU: Beacon Artist Union gallery in Beacon, NY Saturday, April 13, 2013 @ 6PM